Tuesday August 13

The weather today will be showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy with a high near 74 and a low around 64. Showers and thunderstorms may produce periods of heavy rainfall and isolated flash flooding is possible in areas that receive repeated thunderstorms. A few of the storms may be severe, with damaging wind gusts being the primary threat.

Fishing for largemouth bass at Deep Creek Lake, MD courtesy of Bill Dietrick!

Bill Dietrick Fishing Largemouth Bass at Deep Creek Lake, MD

The fourth of four hydrilla herbicide treatments is scheduled to take place today although treatment is always subject to change due to weather conditions. An overview of the complete 2019 plan is available here.

Local Deep Creek resident Bob Spear has published a book on his thoughts on politics titled 21st Century Common Sense: A Bold Reform Agenda for our Broken, Gridlocked, Dysfunctional, and Boring Politics. Congratulations on the publication, Bob!

Tuesday is Ladies Lounge at Sipside — 25% off all glasses of wine with bottomless chocolate plus door prizes from opening to closing (3:30-9:30) every Tuesday.

If it’s going to be a dreary day, try Solar Flow Yoga early tomorrow morning. Stretch and flow with intentional breath through sun salutations and grounding yoga postures.

A gently used hot tub cover has been listed for sale in our online marketplace under “hot tubs”.

The Garrett County Planning Commission is accepting public comment on the draft update to the sign chapter within the Deep Creek Watershed Zoning Ordinance until August 20, 2019. Info to make your comments to the Commission can be found here.

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